Barnraiser!  September 19, 2020, 6 pm

Join us to celebrate the completion of the Elizabeth W. Chilton Education Center -PICNIC STYLE!

The new “barn” will house lectures, school groups, art exhibits and more, enabling us to reach our vision of becoming a preeminent center for historical education in Fairfield County.  

Boxed appetizers, dinner and dessert from TOASTs

Live Music - "Sweet Colleen & the Poor Excuses" (bluegrass band!)

Tours of the Barn

$175 per person - Barnraiser Supporter

$250 per person - Barnraiser Hero - includes Mather Homestead Tervis Tumbler

This event will be outside, socially-distanced and limited to 100 people - first come first serve!

Picnic attire l picnic blankets will be provided l BYO picnic chairs if preferred l Please request a table and chairs if needed. 

Raindate:  Sunday, September 20th

Click below to buy tickets or email us to reserve tickets and send your check to:

        The Mather Homestead Foundation

        PO Box 1054

        Darien, CT  06820


In lieu of attending, you may donate to the barn.



to our generous barn donors!

The Richard L. Chilton, Jr. Family

The Darien Foundation

The McPherson Family

Melissa and Garrett Baker

Susan and David Ballard

Suzanne Beatty

The Berger Family

Jim and Diane Bosek

The Britton Family

Andrew and Ashley Burr

The Castellani Family

The Chandra Family 

The Cholnoky Family

Carrie and Peter Clerkin

Margot and Dave Congdon

Barbara and Mike Conrad

Mia and Charlie Cortellesi

Susan and Brian Daly

Jennifer and Graham Foster

Diana and Milan Galik

Carol and Ward Glassmeyer

The Granath Family

Patricia Hedlund

The Hines Family

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Hodil

Sally and Pat Houlihan

Claire and Andy Hunter

John and Andrea Huntington

Eliot and Philip Jacob

Patricia and David Kelley

William S. Kim and James S. Kim

The Kim Family

Cynthia and Bob Leonard

Jackie and Bob Leonard

Mr. and Mrs. Spencer Lippman

The Lublin Family

Sarah Lyden

The Maniscalco Family

Paul, Lisa, James and Annie Michalski

Sage and Tony Minella

The Mitchley Family

Ginger and Howard Morgan

The Morici Family

The Mueller Family

Lauren and Bill Murphy

Sarah S. Nickerson

Janet and Jonathan Olmsted

The O'Malley Family

Laurie and John Orem

Rob Perkin

Meg and Chris Pine

Elaine and Joseph Pizarelli

Juliana Post and Roy Pfeil

George Post

Heather and Todd Raker

Penny Rashin

Tracey and Mike Riccardi

The Riley Family

Donn Smith and Mary Ellen Quirk

The Sparkman Family

Kathryn, Katie and Emily Stewart

Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Swanson

Lauren and Harris Swenson

Nani Tatiashvili

Sam and Annie Tingley

The Treesh Family

Terry and Brian Vanderheyden

The Van Elslander Family

The Vogel Family

The Washburn Family

Susan and Bob Weaver

Rose and Jim Wolfe

Terrie and Jay Wood

Carolyn and Sturgis Woodberry

Maeve McGovern Zamsky

© 2017 by The Mather Homestead Foundation. 

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19 Stephen Mather Road, Darien, CT  06820

Mailing address:  PO Box 1054, Darien, CT  06820, 203-202-7602

"He laid the foundation of the National Park Service, defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be

developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done."            

-Louis C. Cramton, referring to Stephen T. Mather (1867-1930)